Subject: Re: slow cvs server
To: Zafer Aydogan <>
From: Todd Vierling <>
List: netbsd-users
Date: 11/19/2004 10:03:49
On Fri, 19 Nov 2004, Zafer Aydogan wrote:

> I recently set up a CVS Server which is at the same time our FTP Server.
> This machine can give constantly 10 MB/s (^= 100 Mbit/s) via FTP to the
> clients in our LAN.
> But if I try to "cvs update" another machine in the Network, which is
> connected aswell via 100Mbit/s, the updating process takes far longer than
> via the Internet. (2Mbit/s).

Are you using NFS or SSH for access to the CVS repository?  (Much better to
use ssh, even if the server and client are next to each other, because
cvs-over-ssh uses a more efficient protocol for access.)

-- Todd Vierling <> <>